A Great Debate on the Limits of Privacy & Legislation to Restrict Data Use

In Vermont, unless a doctor consents, the state’s prescription confidentiality law now prohibits the distribution and use of prescriber-identifiable data for marketing purposes. This could change, depending on if the U.S. Supreme Court decides if this law is a violation of the First Amendment. Data-mining and pharmaceutical companies claim that the ban violates free speech rights.

http://www.informationweek.com/news/global-cio/interviews/229402274

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The consumer and corporate information guardian angel. Cybersecurity and privacy advice for my clients (and anyone else who cares about protecting their data or their companies).

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